Bienville Parish LA Information


Bienville Parish Subdivisions

Bienville Parish LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 13,993
Daytime Population: Workers 4,773
Daytime Population: Residents 8,930
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,703
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 13,674
Population in Familes 11,106
Population in Group Qrtrs 319
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $30,965
Average Household Income $48,230
Per Capita Income $19,952


Total Housing Units 7,704 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,064 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,672 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,968 (25.5%)
Median Home Value $70,204
Average Home Value $98,198


Total Households 5,736
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 3,739
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.35% -0.54%
Households -0.24% -0.48%
Families -0.52% -0.66%
Median Household Income   -0.16%
Per Capita Income   1.43%


Bienville Parish LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bienville Parish to the other 64 parishes and parish equivalents in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 55 16th
Population Density # 60 8th
Diversity Index # 22 67th
Median Household Income # 56 14th
Per Capita Income # 51 22nd

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